groups receive county council community cash
Burnham-On-Sea youth club and a disabled group have received financial
boosts following donations from a County Councillor's community
Cllr Peter Burridge-Clayton has given £1,000 to The Shed
Youth Club and £250 to the Burnham and Highbridge Gateway
Club from his community fund.
Peter Burridge-Clayton told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "I feel there
has been some excellent work done since The Shed opened and I
hope this cheque will go a little way to ensuring that work continues."
staff and volunteers offer a vital service to the young people
of our towns and the youth cafe has become more and more popular.
The centre is run with a great deal of energy and enthusiasm which
deserves our appreciation."
added that he is pleased to help the Gateway Club with a donation
to their member's annual summer holiday.
have so much admiration for all the people who have devoted their
time to the club members, and made their lives so much more enjoyable.
I have visited the club on several occasions and have witnessed
first hand the commitment shown by so many. I hope all goes well
and their summer is a good one," he said.
groups have received their cheques during brief ceremonies at
the town's BAY Centre, as pictured here.